Dissolving the election fraud panel set up in May last year, President Trump in a statement said that he has “asked the Department of Homeland Security to review these issues and determine next courses of action.”
The US President cut ties with the former White House chief strategist over the comments Bannon made about Donald Trump’s son.
In conversation with Seyed Mohammad Marandi, Iranian scholar and professor at Tehran University, on recent events in the country.
An excerpt from Ranbir Sidhu’s Hacking Trump which explores the forces and people that shaped the first 100 days of Trump’s presidency.
State television broadcast live pictures of rallies in Kermanshah, Ilam and Gorgan, where marchers waved Iranian flags and pictures of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
The move could directly stop hundreds of thousands of foreign workers from keeping their H-1B visas while their green card applications are pending.
Pakistani UN Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi said in a statement that her country’s fight against terrorism was not based on any consideration of aid but on national interests and principles.
“The administration is withholding $255 million in assistance to Pakistan. There are clear reasons for this. Pakistan has played a double game for years,” US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said.
Shell and many other international companies said they expected a long-term positive impact on US earnings from the massive $1.5 trillion tax overhaul that US President Donald Trump signed into law last month.
In conversation with Anirvan Chatterjee and Barnali Ghosh, the founders of the Berkeley South Asian Radical History Walking Tour, about their work, state of South Asian activism in the US and more.
The protests, during which at least ten people have been killed, are fuelled by disappointment that the lifting of sanctions on Iran in January 2016 has failed to deliver an economic boom.
According to diplomatic sources, Trump’s tweet could be a sign that US was serious about its ‘deadlines’ given to Pakistan taking action against the Taliban and Haqqani network.
After a year dominated by fiery rhetoric and escalating tensions over North Korea’s nuclear weapons programme, Kim used his televised New Year’s Day speech to declare North Korea “a peace-loving and responsible nuclear power”.
High prices, alleged corruption and mismanagement are fuelling the anger. Youth unemployment reached 28.8% this year.
2016 was a revolutionary year in American politics, and the political elite has been trying to wipe it from its own and popular memory.
Some Trump allies have accused the team of Justice Department Special Counsel Robert Mueller of being biased against the Republican president.
Transport minister Yisrael Katz said on Wednesday he had chosen a proposed subway stop near the Western Wall in Jerusalem’s Old City – right in the middle of the area that the Palestinians want as their own future capital.
Corey Lewandowski has been accused by a singer of slapping her buttocks without her consent at a party in November.
Most state officials who oversee elections and election law experts say that voter fraud is rare in the US.
The Russian foreign minister told the RIA news agency that the timing of the next meeting between Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump had not yet been discussed.
There have been multiple suspected US drone strikes in the mountainous border region separating Pakistan’s Kurram Agency from Afghanistan since US president Donald Trump took office in January.
The new US steps were the latest in a campaign aimed at forcing North Korea – which has defied years of multilateral and bilateral sanctions – to abandon a weapons program.
The lawsuit, filed after the Republican president took office in January, accused Trump of running afoul of the constitution’s “emoluments” clause by maintaining ownership of his business empire while in office.
The US piled on the pressure on India and other countries before the vote.
“The downgrade will send a clear message to Israel that there is a price to pay for its human rights abuses and violations of international law.”
India, in the new report, falls squarely in the “opportunity” category, rather than in that of “threats” or even “competition” for the US.
With an estimation that accords 85% of H-1B Visas going to men, the Trump administration’s plan to forbid visas to spouses is likely to disproportionately harm women.
The document cited methods such as covert intelligence operations and false online personas with state-funded media, third-party intermediaries and paid social media users or ‘trolls used by Russia, to influence public opinion across the world.
The foiled attack was to have been carried out on Kazansky Cathedral.
The Trump administration has moved to end the TPS program, causing many Haitians to face deportation after July 2019.
Trump Administration Tells US Health Agencies Not to Use Words Including ‘Transgender’, ‘Diversity’ and ‘Science-Based’
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was given a list of seven prohibited words or phrases: “vulnerable,” “entitlement,” “diversity,” “transgender,” “fetus,” “evidence-based” and “science-based”.
Opposition leaders are demanding that Maduro accept humanitarian assistance from abroad to ease the crisis, which has left millions of people unable to eat properly due to triple-digit inflation and chronic product shortages.
Most of the casualties were on the Gaza Strip border, where thousands of Palestinians gathered to hurl rocks at Israeli soldiers beyond the fortified fence.
Erdogan was speaking two days after a Muslim leaders meeting in Istanbul condemned US President Donald Trump’s decision, calling on the world to respond by recognising East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine.
Tillerson, who last month declared the violence against the Rohingya to be “ethnic cleansing,” has said Washington was considering “targeted sanctions” against those deemed responsible.
Voting on the $1.5 trillion tax cut bill will be held next week and if passed will be the most sweeping tax overhaul in decades.
Jones’s win will bolster Democratic numbers in the Senate and provide more resistance to the Republicans and to President Trump’s policy initiatives.
President Donald Trump has sought to tighten the rules for those seeking to visit or live in the US in several ways, saying restrictions are necessary for security reasons.
A preview panel for the upcoming Jaipur Literature Festival discussed the future of politics and democracy in India.
The two leaders discussed working together to resolve the very dangerous situation in North Korea.